Press Release
Friday, September 06, 2013

SACRAMENTO, CA – The Legislature took final action today on Senate Bill 606 (De León), unanimously voting to protect the children of public figures from harassment.

“No child, regardless of his or her parent’s occupation, should be subjected to such unwarranted and harmful persecution,” Senator Kevin de León said. “By increasing penalties and authorizing civil actions, SB 606 will have a significant deterrent effect on those who would consider tormenting the most vulnerable and defenseless members of our society.”

Media Advisory
Tuesday, September 03, 2013

SACRAMENTO, CA – On Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. the California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Investment Board is scheduled to meet for the first time and take action to solicit input from the financial services industry on design features that should be incorporated into the California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Program created by Senate Bill 1234 (De León-Chaptered 2012).

Press Release
Friday, August 16, 2013

LOS ANGELES, CA – Senator Kevin de León is issuing the following statement on Mayor Eric Garcetti’s nomination of Sandra Figueroa-Villa for the five member commission that oversees the Los Angeles Police Department:

Press Release
Friday, July 12, 2013

SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Kevin de Leόn (D-Los Angeles) is issuing the following statement on the nomination of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano as president of the University of California (UC):               

Media Advisory
Monday, July 08, 2013

 LOS ANGELES, CA – The public is welcome to attend a town hall event hosted by Senator Kevin De León in which he will address community concerns on a variety of issues including: public safety, the environment, education and immigration.

WHAT:          Community Town Hall Event

WHERE:       Puente Learning Center 501 S Boyle Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90033

WHEN:          Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 6 p.m.

Media Advisory
Monday, July 08, 2013

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
The Aspen Institute | Aspen, Colorado

SACRAMENTO, CA – As author of Senate Bill 1234, which will help millions of Californians retire with dignity, Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) is recognized nationally as an expert on private sector retirement security and will be a featured speaker this week at the Aspen Institute Financial Security Summit.

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Press Release
Saturday, June 15, 2013

 

SACRAMENTO, CA – Senator Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) announced today that a budget bill was passed to implement Proposition 39 that will help create thousands of construction jobs in California and help school districts statewide reduce their energy bills through energy efficiency retrofits.